A joiner who has a passion for art has opened his first exhibition - in a Carlisle pub.
As a youngster Colin Beck gave up art, because his father told him to get a trade.
He became a joiner but took up his hobby again about seven years ago.
Speaking to ITV Border, Colin explained that his paintings are simply the expression of his thoughts and feelings.
More top news
The latest round of polls from Lord Ashcroft show the Scottish National Party has experienced a surge in 'no' as well as 'yes' voting areas.
The latest polling from Lord Ashcroft suggests the SNP is pushing the Unionist parties hard in our region.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.